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Over Arizona


About this design:

Earlier this year I flew into LAX, and as we crossed Arizona I was mesmerized by the landscape below. I tried to capture the colors by using a chunk of jasper (representing the sand) set on a hand-made Irish knot headpin. That, and 5 ringed baroque pearls (representing the clouds) set on hand-made squiggle headpins, dangle from a ring of 14G copper, topped with a black mesh bead (reminded me of the shadows on the sand), and the tails were used to create a spiral bail and swirls




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  1. CAS
    CAS says:

    K H, this is so pretty. I love all of your wire-work, and that black mesh bead is so neat. :)

  2. Linda Talbott
    Linda Talbott says:

    Your “Over Arizona” is gorgeous. You did a great job of capturing what you saw, and all the components go together beautifully.

  3. Lynn g
    Lynn g says:

    This is great, and a nice inspiration too.

  4. Little Round Chick
    Little Round Chick says:

    Excellent wire work. I LOVE all of the squiggles. :D

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    Chicky Zee aka Alice says:

    Very pretty!

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